New TVS Radeon India launch highlights: Price, images, features, specs

New TVS Radeon launch in India today Live Updates: TVS Motor Company claims a mileage of 69.3 kmpl on this new commuter motorcycle that also has a longer wheelbase. The motorcycle will take on the likes of Hero Splendor 110 and Honda CT110 Dream.

By: | Updated: August 23, 2018 1:30:35 pm

TVS Motor Company has finally unwrapped its new 110cc commuter motorcycle called the TVS Radeon. The new Hero Splendor 110 rival named TVS Radeon has been priced aggressively at Rs 48,400 (Ex-Showroom).  The company will start the delivery of this new motorcycle next month and is the second big launch of the year after the TVS Apache RR310 and the TVS NTorq. TVS Motor Co sees a big opportunity especially in Tier-2 and rural market and aims at 44% market share in this segment. The company aims to sell over 2 lakh units in its first year of sales in the Indian domestic market. The target customer for the Radeon is a tech-savvy rural buyer, the company aims to target the rural millennial with this new offering. Here are all the details on the new TVS Radeon that is set to disrupt the 110cc commuter segment motorcycle in India.

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New TVS Radeon launch in India today Live Updates: New TVS commuter to rival the likes of Hero Splendor

Highlights

  • 12:48 (IST)

    TVS Radeon price

    TVS Radeon has been priced at Rs 48,400 (ex-showroom). TVS will officially launch the new motorcycle in September and aims to sell 2 lakh units in the first year.

  • 12:27 (IST)

    TVS Radeon

    The new TVS bike will be called TVS Radeon. The company has said that the new age motorcycle buyer belongs to the consumer class and is tech savvy. He/she is progressive and aligned with its respective passion and choices. The new age customer is also more dynamic and less predictable

  • 10:38 (IST)

    The name starts with R

    TVS' new bike will have a name that starts with 'R'. Now, this will ring a bell to those who are aware of TVS Radeon. First showcased ar 2012 Auto Expo, the Radeon was a concept with a 125cc engine. However, TVS is likely to launch a 110cc bike today. So, will it be called Radeon? Stay tuned to find out.

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TVS Radeon at a glance

TVS Radeon is powered by a 110cc engine that makes 8.3 bhp and 8.6 Nm. TVS claim the Radeon will deliver 69.3 km to a litre. It has a sporty yet classic design with the use of chrome at places, a dual instrument cluster and a brown leather seat. TVS Radeon is priced at Rs 48,400 (ex-showroom) and will be launched countrywide next month. Thank you for joining us!

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TVS says the Radeon has an impact resistant design which will protect it from slight scratches and breakages.

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TVS Radeon first look

TVS Radeon is quite a mix of conventional commuter styling and a bit a sportiness. It gets hints of a classic appeal as well, with the gold painted engine cover, a brown leather seat and presence of chrome at strategic places. 

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TVS Radeon features

TVS Radeon features in detail:

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TVS Radeon

Having launched aspirational products like TVS Apache RR 310 and TVS Apache RTR 160 4V, TVS has now brought its focus on the commuter segment with the TVS Radeon.

12:57 (IST)23 Aug 2018
TVS Radeon competition

TVS Radeon will compete with the likes of Hero Splendor, which is also known for its big mileage figure. At the claimed fuel efficiency of 69.3 kmpl and a tank capacity of 10 litres, TVS Radeon promises a range of over 690 km in one full tank.

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At this price point, TVS Radeon is cheaper than TVS Victor which is priced between Rs 53,295 to 56,275 and is only slightly above TVS Star City+ which retails at a price between Rs 45,991 to 52,070 (all prices are ex-showroom, Delhi).

12:48 (IST)23 Aug 2018
TVS Radeon price

TVS Radeon has been priced at Rs 48,400 (ex-showroom). TVS will officially launch the new motorcycle in September and aims to sell 2 lakh units in the first year.

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TVS Radeon fuel efiiciency

TVS Radeon's fuel tank capacity is 10 litres and claimed fuel efficiency is 69.3 kmpl. It gets thigh pads on either side for better grip and a side stand indicator with a beeper. The headlamp comes with a DRL (daytime running lights).

12:40 (IST)23 Aug 2018
Colour options on the new TVS Radeon

TVS Motor Company is offering the new Radeon 110cc commuter motorcycle in 4 colours - White, Beige, Purple and Black.

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Focus on comfort

TVS Radeon features the largest seat in the segment, along with which it gets high ground clearance and a long-wheelbase as well. Overall, the motorcycle should promise a comfortable ride for everyday usage and especially be able to tackle rough surfaces with ease.

12:33 (IST)23 Aug 2018
TVS Radeon engine and specs

TVS Radeon will be powered by a 110cc single-cylinder engine that produces 8.3 bhp and 8.6 Nm of torque. The engine has been mounted on a steel tubular chassis and the bike rides on 18' wheels. The Radeon also features Sync Braking technology.

12:29 (IST)23 Aug 2018
New TVS Radeon unveiled

New TVS Radeon has been unveiled:

12:27 (IST)23 Aug 2018
TVS Radeon

The new TVS bike will be called TVS Radeon. The company has said that the new age motorcycle buyer belongs to the consumer class and is tech savvy. He/she is progressive and aligned with its respective passion and choices. The new age customer is also more dynamic and less predictable

12:25 (IST)23 Aug 2018
TVS' new bike target audience

TVS Motor Company says that this new commuter motorcycle's target customer is between 25-35 years of age, residing in small towns with a monthly income of Rs 10,000-16,000. The new TVS bike will focus on daily use comfort and fuel efficiency so as to keep running cost low.

12:19 (IST)23 Aug 2018
Straight from TVS launch event

New TVS bike to be a premium offering compared to the likes of TVS Victor and TVS Star City Plus:

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28 million customers

TVS Motor Company currently has over 28 million existing customers and sells around 20 lakh two-wheeler per annum. The company exports to more than 60 countries around the world. TVS is also India's largest component manufacturer. The launch event has begun, stay tuned for the unveiling.

12:11 (IST)23 Aug 2018
New TVS bike engine

TVS' new motorcycle is most likely to be powered by the same engine that powers TVS Victor - a 109.7 cc single-cylinder engine which produces 9.3 bhp at 7500 rpm and 9.4 Nm of torque at 6000 rpm. However, we expect a slight change in engine tuning and possibly gear ratios to increase the fuel-efficiency.

12:05 (IST)23 Aug 2018
TVS will take the wraps off any time now

Live from the TVS launch event:

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Design

The new TVS bike is expected to carry a design very different compared to existing motorcycles in the company's lineup. While it'll be a conventional commuter, it'll also carry sporty elements, which would appeal to younger buyers. The new motorcycle will focus on daily use comfort and fuel efficiency.

11:51 (IST)23 Aug 2018
Engine and other specs

The new TVS bike is likely to borrow the 110cc engine from an existing product in TVS' lineup. The engine will be mounted on an existing single cradle tubular frame and it'll have telescopic forks up front and dual shock absorbers at the rear. Considering it'll be a premium offering, it might get an optional disc brake.

11:32 (IST)23 Aug 2018
TVS sales

TVS Motor Company sold a total of 9,81,053 two-wheelers in the domestic market, inclusive of motorcycles, scooters and mopeds. The company's exports in the same period of April to July in 2018-19 stand at 2,19,217 units. Total scooter sales in the period stood at 3,99,490 units and total motorcycles sold are 4,72,304 units.

11:23 (IST)23 Aug 2018
New product launches

TVS has pretty much been on a spree launching new products lately. What began with the launch of the new TVS RR 310 last year is still continuing with the launch of a brand new motorcycle in India. The engine powering the RR 310 was developed in collaboration between TVS and BMW Motorrad.

11:07 (IST)23 Aug 2018
Premium features

TVS' new motorcycle will likely be much more premium compared to the likes of TVS Victor and TVS Star City Plus. The new bike is expected to come with features like smartphone connectivity and navigation. This will be the first time a commuter motorcycle will be equipped with such premium features. 

10:43 (IST)23 Aug 2018
Headlamp design

While has a done a brilliant job so far keeping the new bike under wraps with no known spy shots. But the new TVS motorcycle will be positioned above TVS Victor and TVS Star City Plus. Hence, we can expect to carry a sporty yet utilitarian design. Here we see a teaser of the headlamp design.

10:38 (IST)23 Aug 2018
The name starts with R

TVS' new bike will have a name that starts with 'R'. Now, this will ring a bell to those who are aware of TVS Radeon. First showcased ar 2012 Auto Expo, the Radeon was a concept with a 125cc engine. However, TVS is likely to launch a 110cc bike today. So, will it be called Radeon? Stay tuned to find out.

10:33 (IST)23 Aug 2018
Join Express Drives for live updates from the launch event

We are at the launch of TVS' brand new product in the Indian two-wheeler market. There had been several speculations around whether it would be an electric scooter - TVS iQube or TVS Creon, or the production-ready version of the TVS Zeppelin. However, it is in fact going to be a 110cc commuter motorcycle.

New TVS Radeon launch in India today Live Updates: This is the next big launch of a brand new product from the home-grown company after the TVS Ntorq 125, which was followed by the 2018 TVS Apache RTR 160 4V.

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